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  • Canyoning on the Chli Schliere

    1. Canyoning on the Chli Schliere

    After a 60-minute transfer from Interlaken than Chli Schliere, get your equipment for your canyoning adventure. The Chli Schliere takes canyoning to the next level. This canyon has long rappelling stations, high jumps, fast slides and is the best place for canyoning in the region. This tour is physically and technically challenging. It's a guaranteed adrenaline rush. This tour is particularly suitable for confident, adventurous people interested in a new challenge. Finish the trip with a picnic and a transfer back to Interlaken.

  • Interlaken: Cheese and Chocolate Full-Day Food Tour

    2. Interlaken: Cheese and Chocolate Full-Day Food Tour

    Enjoy a full-day food and sightseeing tour of Gruyères and Bern, with round-trip private transfers from Interlaken. Following a hotel pick-up, drive to the French part of Switzerland and the village of Gruyères in the Fribourg Canton. Visit the famous Gruyère cheese factory to learn the secrets of the tasty semi-firm Swiss cheese. Then, explore the medieval streets of Gruyères Old Town and see the stately Baroque castle. Enjoy a snack in one of the local restaurants, but save some space for dessert! After lunch, go to the Cailler chocolate factory, where you will get to sample as many pralines and chocolate bits as you can manage following a tour of the production facilities. Continue to La Gruyère Lake to take panoramic photos of the slopes of La Berra and Le Gibloux. Drive on to Bern to tour the UNESCO World Heritage Old Town. Surrounded on 3 sides by the Aare River, the picturesque...

  • Canyoning in Grimsel Gorge

    3. Canyoning in Grimsel Gorge

    After a 60-minute transfer from Interlaken to the gorge, you will be equipped with all the necessary equipment for your canyoning adventure. Situated on a mountain pass, the Grimsel trip starts with a 50-meter-high abseiling site. Full of great jumps (8m high jump, optional), slides and a zip line in the crystal-clear pools, this alpine environment has a lot to offer. The pale colored rocks in the ravine complement the breathtaking mountain landscape. The trip ends with a picnic and transfer back to Interlaken, where changing rooms and hot water showers are available.

    Was scary at first but the guides make you feel safe and comfortable and you leave with a huge smile on your face

  • Interlaken Private Tour: Blue Lake & Öschinen Lake

    4. Interlaken Private Tour: Blue Lake & Öschinen Lake

    The tour starts in the morning from Interlaken. We'll drive along the lake of Thoune up to the village of Aeschi. There you'll get in touch with real Swiss life: Cheese and cows and visit the cheese dairy and a Swiss farm. From the farm house a splendid view over the lake of Interlaken awaits you. After touching the cows we 'll drive deep into the valley up to Kandersteg, the last village. This village is home for one of the five Swiss Riccola herb gardens. Walk trough the charming garden and get to know the secret of the mountain herbs.  At lunch time you'll enjoy a gondola ride up to Oeschienensee. On top a horse carriage awaits you, for bringing you to the mountain lake. Glance at the mirror in the lake, sing a song and hear your echo, relax at this peacful place. After having a picknick or enjoying lunch at the mountain hut we'll walk back to the hill station. Keen for adrenaline?...

  • Private Full-Day Lake and Gorge Tour from Interlaken

    5. Private Full-Day Lake and Gorge Tour from Interlaken

    You’ll be picked up at your hotel in Interlaken for the short drive to the beautiful green lake of Brienz, where you'll visit the old fishing village of Iseltwald. Take a walk around the charming streets or relax at the lakeshore. The next stop on your private full-day tour is at the Giessbach waterfalls. Walk under one of the 14 waterfalls, or If you prefer, you can relax at the garden terrace of the historic hotel, where you'll enjoy the views overlooking the lake and the waterfalls. From Giessbach you’ll drive on to Brienz, or if you like, you can take a funicular ride and then a boat across the lake. In Brienz you'll enjoy a picnic lunch on the relaxing lake promenade before visiting the Brunngasse, the most beautiful alley in Europe. Admire the hundred-year-old chalets that line the streets in the village that seem to come right out of a fairy tale. From the Brunngasse it's just ...

  • Alpine Adventure: Snowshoe in the Swiss Alps

    6. Alpine Adventure: Snowshoe in the Swiss Alps

    Looking for your own winter wonderland? You'll find it on this Alpine Snowshoe Tour! Enjoy a peaceful, scenic trek across quiet regions of the Swiss Alps. Begin by being picked up from your accommodation or Interlaken's train station, and spend the next 4 hours in snowy paradise. Strap on the provided snowshoes and discover serene forests and hilltops at your own pace. Guides can assist guests as they grow accustomed to walking atop the snow. After the trek, a culinary treat awaits the group: traditional mulled wine (Glühwein) and Swiss cheese fondue at a charming mountain restaurant. After the mini-feast of fondue, head back down the mountain on a 45-minute sled ride: a perfect ending to the half-day trip.

  • Interlaken: Custom-Tailored VIP Tour with Local Guide

    7. Interlaken: Custom-Tailored VIP Tour with Local Guide

    Would you like to see unique hidden places, amazing sceneries and stunning peaks? Or are you curious to discover how that delicious alpine cheese is made? Are you keen to ride up the "top of Europe" and discover the icy glaciers, or are you more interesting in taking a ride with the Swiss chocolate train and visiting the local chocolate factory? Would you like to follow in the footsteps of Swiss history, discovering the origins of Switzerland and its fascinating myths and legends, or are you more excited to take a ride with the world’s first Cabrio cable car? Whatever you are interested in, wherever you would like to go, and whenever it suits your holiday schedule – this tour is for you. Custom built to suit your individual needs and personal preferences, you can design your visit to Switzerland exactly the way you've always envisioned it.

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What people are saying about Interlaken

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 22 reviews

It was a great experience. The scenery was amazing, our guide was wonderful(nice, proffessional, responsible and very clever- gave us a wide perspective about the tour and swiss history, culture and economy in general) and the driver was nice and responsible as well.

It was a fun and wonderful experience, the guide was very nice, accommodating and knowledgeable. I would love to go on the trip again.

Great tour guide, he was really friendly and knowledgeable. The trip is well worth your time.

Well organized, great tour guide. Achieved the goal at every point. thanks

Very organized trip with amazing and spectacular scenes